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Reined-in rate-cut expectations, Iran tensions hit S&P 500

Published Jul. 20 2019

U.S. stocks pulled further back from their records on Friday to cap the weakest week for the S&P 500 since...

Man who ripped out rival's eyeball in heated attack faces life in prison

Published Jul. 19 2019

A 39-year-old man was found guilty this week of ripping out another man's eyeball and trying to tear out the...

A Goodwill CEO resigns after threatening to stop paying disabled workers

Published Jul. 19 2019

The chief executive officer of a downstate branch of Goodwill Industries resigned Thursday following outrage across Illinois over her recent...

Trump marks Apollo 11 anniversary by meeting its astronauts

Published Jul. 19 2019

President Donald Trump marked the 50th anniversary of the first human steps on the moon at an Oval Office meeting...

Overseers fire officers in shooting-related case

Published Jul. 19 2019

The Chicago Police Board on Thursday fired four police officers for allegedly covering up a white officer's 2014 fatal shooting...

Seven years after fire, a comeback for Hubig's Pies

Published Jul. 19 2019

A favorite New Orleans confection is making a comeback seven years after a devastating fire ended production.

Shootout leaves officer wounded, suspect dead in Birmingham

Published Jul. 19 2019

An Alabama police officer was shot as many as seven times by a suspected armed robber who was then killed...

Man charged with killing girlfriend, three children

Published Jul. 19 2019

A man who had a history of domestic violence with his live-in girlfriend killed her and her three young children,...

Louisiana WWII vet receives France's highest honor

Published Jul. 19 2019

A Louisiana veteran of World War II has received an award from France for his actions during the war.

Philadelphia police to fire 13 officers over offensive Facebook posts

Published Jul. 19 2019

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross announced Thursday that 13 officers would be fired for making racist or offensive Facebook posts,...

Epstein denied bail in sexual abuse case

Published Jul. 19 2019

A judge who denied bail for jailed financier Jeffrey Epstein on sex trafficking charges Thursday said he poses a danger...

House OKs $15 minimum wage, setting marker for 2020 campaign

Published Jul. 19 2019

House Democrats approved legislation Thursday to raise the federal minimum wage for the first time in a decade, to $15...

Illinois woman who recently received postcard sent in '93 tracks down sender

Published Jul. 19 2019

An Illinois woman who recently got a 1993 postcard in her mailbox has tracked down the man who sent it...

Dems split on how to beat Trump amid race debate

Published Jul. 19 2019

Joe Biden was at a soul food restaurant in Los Angeles on Thursday when he blasted President Donald Trump's "racist"...

Today in History

Published Jul. 19 2019

Today is Friday, July 19, the 200th day of 2019. There are 165 days left in the year.

June toastiest on record; July may follow suit

Published Jul. 19 2019

The heat goes on: Earth sizzled to its hottest June on record as the climate keeps going to extremes.

U.S. stock indexes shake off an early loss and close higher

Published Jul. 19 2019

U.S. stocks reversed course from an early slump and closed higher Thursday to break a two-day losing streak after technology...

Trump vs. Dems: Lines drawn for 2020

Published Jul. 18 2019

With tweets and a vote, President Donald Trump and House Democrats established the sharp and emotionally raw contours of the...

A year after tragedy, Branson debates future of duck boats

Published Jul. 18 2019

One year after 17 people died when a boat sank on a Missouri lake near the tourist town of Branson,...

Beachgoers help pilot whales from stranding on shore

Published Jul. 18 2019

A summer afternoon at the beach quickly became a scramble to save a pod of disoriented pilot whales, as vacationers...

L. Bruce Laingen, top U.S. diplomat held in Iran, dies at 96

Published Jul. 18 2019

L. Bruce Laingen, the top American diplomat at the U.S. Embassy in Tehran when it was overrun by Iranian protesters...

Today in History

Published Jul. 18 2019

Today is Thursday, July 18, the 199th day of 2019. There are 166 days left in the year.

Pumpsie Green, first black player on Red Sox, dies

Published Jul. 18 2019

Former Boston Red Sox infielder Elijah "Pumpsie" Green, the first black player on the last major league team to field...